Museu del Cantir
A collection of more than 3000 water vessels from Bronze Age jugs to one designed by Pablo Picasso. Visitors can also see at first-hand the entire process of making an earthenware water drinking jug. At Pl. de lEsglesia 9, Argentona, Barcelona.
Museu de les Arts Decoratives i Arqueologic was created in the old Ciutadella arsenal in 1902.Temporary exhibitions and study galleries. Montcada, 12, 08003 Barcelona. Monday closed Tues-sat, 11.00-19.00, Sun 11.00-20.00. Bank holidays, 11.00-15.00.
Housing over 3,500 pieces, the museum shows many of Picassos early works up to the Blue Period. Guided tours available in a number of languages including English. Open Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays 10:00-20:00. Montcada Street 15-23, Barcelona.
Science and Technology Museum of Catalonia
Museu de la Ciencia i de la Tecnica de Catalunya. Housed in a former textile factory built in Catalan Art Nouveau style, visitors can discover the history of science, technology and the process of industrialisation in Catalonia. Guided tours. At Terrassa
Consorci del Parc Fluvial del Llobregat
The history of a textile estate. Visit the workers dwellings and parts of the factories from Catalonias textile industry heritage along the banks of the Llobregat river. Guides, museums and restaurants. 08692 Puig Reig, Barcelona
Museu de les Mines de Cercs
Life in the coal mine. Museum with four areas, permanent exhibitions rooms and an authentic coal mine gallery. Visitors take a mining train to see working conditions. Gift shop and bar. At Placa Sant Roma s/n, 08698-Sant Corneli-Cercs.
Museu Futbol Club Barcelona
Barcelona Football Club Museum. Collection of sport artifacts dating back a hundred years and the Futbolart Collection, which includes a number of antiques and curiosities relating to the history of football. Nou Camp, Avda Aristides Maillol, Barcelona.
Barcelona Olympics and Sports Museum
Dedicated to the Olympics with interactive exhibits, the Samaranch collection and many activities. Seasonal opening hours. Avda. Estadi Olimpic 60, 08038 Barcelona.
Museu de la Colonia Sedo dEsparreguera
Model village, built around a cotton mill, giving visitors an insight into the way of life in an industrial settlement. Sound and light show and 3D audiovisual show. Saturdays 10:00-14:00. Guided tours in the week. Industrial Can Sedo, 08292 Esparreguera
Museo de la Ciencia is open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-20:00. Teodor Roviralta, 47-51, Barcelona.
Museu de la Pell dIgualada i Comarcal de lAnoia
The world of leather. Museum consisting of pre-industrial tannery, recent technical evolution in leather production and cultural significance in Mediterranean civilisation. Guided tours and workshops. Closed Mondays. At Dr. Joan Mercader, Igualada.
Museu del Ciment Asland
At Clot del Moro near Bergueda. Closed cement works offering one of the most spectacular industrial heritage sites in Catalonia. Area of natural beauty. Now dynamic museum centre. Guided tours. Paratge del Clot del Moro, 08696 Castellar de nHug.
Museu de lArt de la Pell has a collection of 1,000 objects from around the world made completely or partially from leather. Chests, chairs and shields. Tuesday to Saturday 11:00-14:00, 17:00-20:00, Sundays 11:00-14:00. Arquebisbe Alemany 5, Barcelona.
Museu dArenys de Mar
Permanent exhibitions in the Museums of Embroidery and Mineralology. Many examples of the different techniques used in embroidery since the 16th century and minerals from all over the world are on display. At C/ de lEsglesia, Arenys de Mar, Barcelona.
Collection of glazed ceramics dating back to the 11th century, Baroque and Renaissance ceramics and a collection of Catalonian ceramics from the 13th century onwards. Closed Mondays. Avenida Diagonal 686, 08034 Barcelona.